U+570B was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as nation, country, nation-state. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gu.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+570B behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 9C 8B
UTF-16 57 0B
UTF-32 00 00 57 0B
URL-Quoted %E5%9C%8B
HTML-Escape 國
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 國
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF D0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D4 A2
Pīnyīn gu
IRG_GSource G1-397A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5422
IRG_KPSource KP0-D1B
IRG_KSource K0-4F50
IRG_TSource T1-594F
IRG_VSource V1-504
BigFive B0EA
CCCII 21376F
CNS1986 1-594F
CNS1992 1-594F
EACC 21376F
GB1 2590
Jis0 5202
KSC0 4748
TaiwanTelegraph 0948
Xerox 241:056


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-570B
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 國
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 國
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 國
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 國
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 國
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 國
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 國
Case Folding (cf) 國
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 國
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 國
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIICore (kIICore) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-397A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5422
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D1B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4F50
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-594F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-504
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0447.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04798
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10720.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0219.160
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0EA
kCangjie (kCangjie) WIRM
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwok3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21376F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 303.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-594F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-594F
kCowles (kCowles) 2103
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0447.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) nation, country, nation-state
kEACC (kEACC) 21376F
kFenn (kFenn) 333A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 280.08 281.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6015.3
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGB1 (kGB1) 2590
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0929o
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10720.090
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) guó(6416)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10720.090:guó
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0728
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KUNI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5202
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0219.160
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 118
kKorean (kKorean) KWUK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D1B8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4748
kLau (kLau) 1048
kMandarin (kMandarin) guó
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3738
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1413
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04798
kNelson (kNelson) 1042
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 748 1416
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4467+31.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 31.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 31.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 530.39
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 囯
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 国
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0948
kTang (kTang) *guək
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) quốc
kXerox (kXerox) 241:056
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0423.011:guó
z Variant (kZVariant) 圀
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 國
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 國
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)